Monday, February 25, 2013

Two patients file lawsuits against gynecologist Levy, Johns Hopkins for secretly videotaping exams

Two patients file lawsuits against gynecologist Levy, Johns Hopkins

Above link references a story about a gynecologist who is being sued for invasion of privacy and infliction of emotional distress for secretly videotaping his patients during examinations.  If the allegations in these lawsuits are true, it is yet another example of a medical "professional" engaging in sexual conduct in the course and scope of his duties as a physician.  As California sexual assault and abuse attorneys, our office has representing many such victims in same or similar circumstances who have been violated or abused while patients in medical and/or mental health facilities.